Schiff's Diseases of the Liver, 12th Edition
November 2017, Wiley-Blackwell
The most important and reliable resource for treating diseases of the liver
For more than 55 years, "Schiff" has been acclaimed as the most outstanding liver book in the world. This new 12th edition brings the field completely up to date and includes a companion website that features a wide-variety of accessory materials. The text is evidence-based to offer hepatologists and gastroenterologists treating patients with liver disease a comprehensive and essential resource. The text highlights clinical practice and covers anatomy, pathology, testing, imaging, and the effects of liver disease on other organs. The book is written in clear and accessible terms and key features include:
- Treatment guidelines and management algorithms for every disease
- Full-color attractive design throughout the text
- Informative section overviews for each section
- Concise key concepts box in every chapter
- A full liver transplant section
This 12th edition is thoroughly revised with the latest clinical information. The new edition offers:
- Information on acute and chronic liver failure and infections in cirrhosis
- Over 100 MCQs
- Downloads for Powerpoint™ making the content ideal for presentations
Schiff's Diseases of the Liver is designed to be a first-stop reference for dealing with today’s demanding clinical situations.
About the Editors
EUGENE R. SCHIFF MD, MACP, FRCP, MACG, FAASLD is Professor of Medicine, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, and Director, Schiff Center for Liver Diseases, Miami, USA.
WILLIS C. MADDREY MD, MACP, FRCP, FAASLD is Professor of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA.
K. RAJENDER REDDY MD, FAASLD is Ruimy Family President's Distinguished Professor of Medicine, Director of Hepatology, and Medical Director of Liver Transplantation, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA.